Aircraft Carrier USS Enterprise Decommisioned

May 17, 2017 | By kgabel
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121103-N-OX587-004 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 3, 2012) The aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) underway in the Atlantic Ocean after completing a 7-and-a-half month deployment to support operations in the Mediterranean and Arabian seas. Enterprise is completing its final deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Ryan de Vera/Released)
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121103-N-OX587-004
121103-N-OX587-004 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Nov. 3, 2012) The aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) underway in the Atlantic Ocean after completing a 7-and-a-half month deployment to support operations in the Mediterranean and Arabian seas. Enterprise is completing its final deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Ryan de Vera/Released)
Photo By: Lt. Ryan de Vera
VIRIN: 170517-N-ZZ219-6114
The world’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier joined the fleet in 1961 and was decommissioned in Feb. 2017. The USS Enterprise (CVN 65) had been involved in world events from the 1962 Cuban missile crisis to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Ryan de Vera   March/April 2017